To keep you up-to-date on how your runbooks and jobs are performing in your Azure Automation accounts, I’ll introduce a runbook New-AutomationReport.
IT Pro/ Devops
Even if you are new to PowerShell, two new topics make it easy to create and pre-configure Azure VMs.
Although 75% of IT professionals are aware that support for Windows Server 2003 is ending July 14, 2015, there’s still a lot of questions about just how urgent the need to move is.
We asked for your craziest and most harrowing tales from tech support and you delivered!
The Azure Redis Cache service has deployed a new monitoring system, and we’ll be turning off the old system on March 15, 2015.
You asked, and we answered! This week marks the release of the latest version of the Azure PowerShell module. The update includes new cmdlets for accounts, assets, and scheduled runbooks.
StackExchange.Redis uses a configuration setting named “synctimeout” for synchronous operations.
A few months back, we announced Azure Site Recovery (ASR)’s integration with Azure Pack, which enabled our Service Providers to start offering Managed Disaster Recovery for IaaS Workloads using ASR and Azure Pack.
Thanks to the Windows PowerShell Remoting feature, Azure Automation can not only manage your Azure resources at an infrastructural level, but also reach inside VMs and execute commands.
In this post, I’ll show you how to setup your Chef environment to provision Azure Virtual Machines and walk you through creating a policy or “cookbook” and then deploying this cookbook to an Azure VM.